Huge, deep sky blue berries cover this 5 to 7 ft. shrub in July. Self-pollinating, Chandler has one of the longest ripening seasons ever. You'll enjoy these big (the size of a quarter), delicious berries for more than six weeks during the summer. Pest- and disease-resistant. Foliage puts on a show in shades of wine and orange in the fall.
Vaccinium corymbosum 'Chandler'
Sun Exposure:Full Sun
Height/Habit:5 - 7 feet
Spread:4 - 6 feet
Spacing:6 - 8 feet
Flowering Date:Mid spring
Planting Instructions:Set at the same level it is at in the container, firm and water in thoroughly
Winter Care:None, except to mulch the first winter if fall planted. Remove in spring before growth starts
Growth Rate:Slow to moderate once established, which takes approximately 8 - 10 weeks
Flower Form:Urn shaped 1/3", in loose clusters
Foliage Type:Attractive dark green in summer, scarlet in the fall in cool temperatures.
Pruning:Prune before new growth starts in the early spring. Late winter.
Soil Requirement:Acid, humus enriched
Additional Information:Self pollinating.
Restricted States:AE AK CA GU HI PR
When will my order ship?
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:
2019 Spring Shipping Schedule
Perennials & Potted Plants
5/6/19 - 6/7/19
3/4/19 - 6/7/19
7A & 7B
2/25/19 - 6/7/19
8A & 8B
2/18/19 - 5/31/19
2/11/19 - 5/31/19
Last Order Date
Zones 1-4: June 3rd, 2019 Zones 5-7: June 3rd, 2019 Zones 8-10: May 27th, 2019